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Banjo, Fiddle and Mandolin Championship Event Sponsor:

GCC Technologies



Presented by:

Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area

Greater Oakland Business Association



Maryland State Banjo & Mandolin Championship


BanjoWe invite you to attend the Official Maryland State Banjo, Fiddle & Mandolin Championships will be held at the Southern Garrett High School Gymnasium.

The Official Maryland State Banjo & Mandolin Championship will be held Friday, October 11th. Doors open at 6pm and the program begins at 7pm. The best sounds of tghe Appalachian Mountains are showcased by musicians of all ages as they compete for prizes and the state title!

Admission: $15 at the door, $12 in advance (locations TBD), under 10 is free.  Refreshments available!

Advance ticket locations:

  • Garrett County Visitors Center, 15 Visitors Center Drive, McHenry

  • Oakland Town Hall, 15 S. 3rd St., Oakland, MD

  • Gregg's Pharmacy, 20 N 3rd St., Oakland, MD


Banjo, Fiddle and Mandolin Championship Sponsor (Friday Night):

Garrett Container Systems, Inc.


State Farm, Rob Michael

Rob Michael Insurance Agency representing State Farm Insurance




Maryland State Fiddle Championship


Fiddle ChampionshipsThe Official Maryland State Fiddle Championship will be held Saturday, October 12th at the Southern Garrett High School Gymnasium. Doors open at 6pm and the program begins at 7pm.

Fiddlers compete from agest 5 - 85 from a multi-state region as they compete for prizes and the state title.

Admission: $15 at the door, $12 in advance (locations TBD), under 10 is free.  Refreshments Available!


Advance ticket locations:

  • Garrett County Visitors Center, 15 Visitors Center Drive, McHenry

  • Oakland Town Hall, 15 S. 3rd St., Oakland, MD

  • Gregg's Pharmacy, 20 N 3rd St., Oakland, MD


Banjo, Fiddle and Mandolin Championship Sponsor (Saturday Night):

Blue Moon Rising




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